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7 Things You Need To Know About Kamala Harris

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 09:  Attorney General of California Kamala D. Harris speaks onstage during 'Disrupting Politics'
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 09: Attorney General of California Kamala D. Harris speaks onstage during 'Disrupting Politics' at the Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts on October 9, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Kimberly White/Getty Images for Vanity Fair)

Kamala Harris will launch her campaign Tuesday for the Senate seat from California, making her the first candidate in a large potential pool to officially step forward to replace retiring Sen. Barbara Boxer. (California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Monday that he won’t be running.)

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